The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Contradiction” in America

June 27, 2018

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, has allowed us to move from the fun of confrontation to the fatality of contradiction. Two stories in the news this week appear both highly dramatic and profoundly comic, highlighting the age-old phenomenon of cognitive dissonance, that...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: Being “Thankful” in Trump’s America

November 27, 2017

Donald Trump wants to make America grateful again — one tweet at a time. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders has a somewhat thankless job, which may explain why she chose to avoid going through its usual routine last Monday. Instead, she preferred to mimic a teacher in an elementary...

Fake Exposure of Fake News from the Fakest of Fakers

July 03, 2017

James O'Keefe's latest "exposé" does, in fact, provide us with a valuable insight into the workings of mainstream media. James O'Keefe is one of the most odious, disreputable and despicable characters in American political media. His devious and tendentious techniques can, however,...